Storage, Stairs and Seating Nook: Three Wishes Come True

What a fantastic design triple play! This raised platform in a Barcelona apartment does triple duty: it's a seating nook, a storage area and a stairway to the terrace.READ MORE >>

Pentagonal Wooden Furniture by Claesson Koivisto Rune

This Pentagonal shaped furniture by Claesson Koivisto Rune was designed for Japanese brand Matsuso T, and is called Five. This solid wood furniture series references Japanese and Eastern philosophiesREAD MORE >>

Life Size Driftwood Horse Sculptures by James Doran Webb

Art

Life Size Driftwood Horse Sculptures by James Doran Webb

For anyone who follows Chinese Astrology, you know that The Year of the Wood Horse began on January 31, 2014. And what better way to welcome in a newREAD MORE >>

Hanging Fireplace Looks Great Indoors and Out

Our friends at Trendir featured this Penthouse Apartment with Two Hanging Fireplaces - and sure, a loft in Soho is always lovely, but it's the fireplaces we like! TheyREAD MORE >>

House of Round Mirrors by Harumi Yukutake

This house is a magical mystery tour all of its own, made of thousands of hand-cut mirrors. Built for an art festival in Japan, the house reflects the natureREAD MORE >>

Allan Lake Furniture: Wooden Works of Art

Allan Lake bills his furniture as "Investment Furniture" and no wonder - each piece is made by hand and a 100% one-of-a-kind work of art. His pieces are natural,READ MORE >>

BBQ Donut Boat: Floating Party and Grill

Fun

BBQ Donut Boat: Floating Party and Grill

Can you imagine inviting your buddies over for some barbequed steaks and burgers and then walking them down to the end of the dock? Add an adjustable umbrella andREAD MORE >>

Portable Balcony BBQ is Hot for Urban Grilling

Have you ever lived in an apartment and smelled someone barbequing down the street and wished you could do that? Well, now you can! This grill is easily attachedREAD MORE >>

Built-In Furniture and Storage by Breath Architecture

Our friends at Trendir alerted us to this house with many built-in ideas and we just love it. Almost anything that can be built in - is! Built inREAD MORE >>

Indoor Pool in Your Living Room!

We never would have thought you could get an indoor pool in a house this wide, but here it is. Courtesy of P8 Architects in Belgium, this young familyREAD MORE >>

Ecological Hotel: Bird Nest Cabin Perched in French Forest

In the middle of a 5,000 hectares forest in Lorraine, France, designer Matali Crasset has built four wild houses - including the Nichoir, or Bird Nest house. Billed asREAD MORE >>

Ostrich Pillow by Studio Banana Blocks Sound and Light

Fun

Ostrich Pillow by Studio Banana Blocks Sound and Light

Isn't this the most fun-filled pillow you've seen in a long time? Not only is it LOL funny, it's effective for blocking out the world! Designed by duo Kawamura-GanjavianREAD MORE >>

Glamping is the New Camping in Style: Tents by Archiworkshops

Fun

Glamping is the New Camping in Style: Tents by Archiworkshops

Glamping. It's the new Camping. Only with Glamor. After all, who wants to rough it anymore? This line of tents are called: Glamping for Glampers. The term Glamping isREAD MORE >>

Tree House Built in ... Brooklyn Loft

A tree house and a cabin, built inside a loft? Brainchild of architect Terry Chiao, the design was conceptualized as "houses within houses", the cabin and tree house providingREAD MORE >>

Rent a Floating Hot Tub: Down by the River

Fun

Rent a Floating Hot Tub: Down by the River

Rub-a-dub-dub, indeed. Can you imagine floating down the Thames in a hot tub? Or cruising out of the port of Rotterdam - or north of Amsterdam in the charmingREAD MORE >>

About

At Captivatist, we're fascinated with modern art, design and architecture, and we'd like to share our finds and inspirations with you, on a daily basis. New product designs, art creations and architectural features pop up every day but only a few would be truly captivating, and you'll find them here. Enjoy it!

Let's Connect! Keep up with the latest here: